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Should I remove BigPond ADSL Password Tool?

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2% remove it98% keep it
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1.3.1 35.71%
1.3.0 50.00%
1.2.0 14.29%

BigPond ADSL Password Tool


BigPond ADSL Password Tool is a program developed by Telstra. The most used version is 1.3.0, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The software is designed to connect to the Internet and adds a Windows Firewall exception in order to do so without being interfered with. The main program executable is unpwclient.exe. The software installer includes 4 files and is usually about 4.7 MB (4,931,918 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows XP. While about 74% of users of BigPond ADSL Password Tool come from Australia, it is also popular in the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.bigpond.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\telstra\unpw
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{281E3A71-83B7-4862-8FF7-095BEC1882CF}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.7 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by BigPond ADSL Password Tool

Program executable:unpwclient.exe
Name:Telstra UNPW client
UNPW client
Path:C:\Program Files\telstra\unpw\unpwclient.exe
Additional files:
  • perl58.dll (by ActiveState Tool) - ActivePerl (Perl Interpreter)
  • putdeskshortcut.EXE
  • runclient.EXE

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Windows Firewall Allowed Program
  • unpwclient.exe is added as a firewall exception for 'C:\Program Files\Telstra\unpw\unpwclient.exe'.

How do I remove BigPond ADSL Password Tool?

Quickly and completely remove BigPond ADSL Password Tool from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall BigPond ADSL Password Tool from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program BigPond ADSL Password Tool, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove BigPond ADSL Password Tool.

Win Vista (SP2) 36%
Win 7 (SP1) 29%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%
United States

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 35.71%
Windows XP 35.71%
Windows 7 28.57%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 35.71%
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.57%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 21.43%
Windows Vista Home Basic 14.29%

Distribution by countryGeography

73.68% of installs come from Australia
Which countries install it?
  Australia 73.68%
  United States 26.32%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 16.67%
Hewlett-Packard 16.67%
American Megatrends 16.67%
Medion 8.33%
Lenovo 8.33%
ASUS 8.33%
Common models
MEDION MS-7748 7.69%
ASUSTeK F5GL 7.69%
ACER AcerPower F5 7.69%
ECS H55H-M 7.69%
Dell Studio 1737 7.69%


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